Test your theatre knowledge: Has stage or screen made the most cash?
A recent study has tallied up some of the world's biggest musical shows and films to see which earned top dollar
When something popular comes along, musical films and stage productions can be a lucrative place to be. Film studios know that looking to the stage can be a great way to find out what the next major hit will be, while many theatre producers can be eager to bring big screen classics into playhouses.
A new report has tallied up box office receipts from some of the largest shows and compared them to their screen counterparts. But which of these were more (globally) profitable: the stage or the screen adaptation?
See the full report here (but don't cheat!).